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Getting Started Compiling and Installing SWORD from Source

Aims

This page is intended to help anyone who needs to get started obtaining and compiling the latest SWORD source code, and installing and testing it on their machine, on a Linux (or possibly other Unix-like) operating system.

Introduction

There are four main steps involved:

  • Install necessary software packages
  • Download the SWORD source code
  • Compile and install SWORD
  • Test your new SWORD installation is working